Senior Adult Treatment
Heritage Oaks Hospital offers a full continuum of inpatient and outpatient psychiatric care for seniors age 62 and over. Our comprehensive program is designed to treat the complex psychiatric and substance abuse problems of older adults with primary psychiatric disorders including depression, anxiety,bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.
Patients who are medically stable, cognitively intact, able to participate in and benefit from treatment will gain insight and tools to help restore, maintain and enhance their quality of life. Heritage Oaks Hospital is a Medicare provider. We also have contracts with most commercial health insurance plans and Medicare HMOs.
Inpatient Service Highlights
Structured, therapeutic environment
Assessment, diagnosis and rapid stabilization of acute psychiatric and/or substance abuse issues
Focused on smooth transition to less intensive, appropriate levels of follow-up care and support
Medical evaluation by board certified internist
Psychiatrist-led multidisciplinary treatment team of clinicians provides multi-modal psychotherapeutic treatment that addresses issues specific to our senior patients
Substance abuse counseling and educational groups
Coordination and discharge planning with families or other caregivers, community agencies and insurance companies